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Questions about symbols or marks as used for corporate identification, identity, and branding.

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How to separate shapes drawn with pen tool into individual paths

I am trying to make a geometric logo. I want to make a shape and then fill it with triangles and fill them. I’ve made my outter shape and then filled it with some geometric shapes like below. It’s ...
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How to mockup a logo in a realistic environment?

I have recently created a logo. I have seen an online trend of showing off a logo in a realistic environment, illustrating possible use cases of the logo. An example of this can be seen here, with ...
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Help Me Find a Matching Font for My Logo [on hold]

I have designed the logo below for a social network and am looking to put the name "UMMATI" beside it. I'm trying to decide on a font that looks good beside it and to decide whether the text should be ...
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Critique: Logo for sunglasses brand [closed]

Logo for sunglasses brand. Does the piece convey an air of simpleness and distinctiveness? Does the icon convey boldness and strength? Thanks.
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Critique: Logo for a sunglasses brand [closed]

Logo made for a sunglasses brand called Swole Shades, marketed towards fitness and bodybuilding niche. Let me know your thoughts. Thanks
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What do you think about this logo? [closed]

This logo is from a fruit delivery service company and i would like to know what you guys think about it since im thinking about rebranding and changing the logo but i need a third party opinion to ...
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How can I make this symbol in illustrator?

I need to redraw this symbol for a client that has it as a JPG logo but doesn't have the vectorized file. How can I do this in illustrator?
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Online radio logo feedback request (Part 2)

After gathering valuable feedback, I worked on a second version for the logo of my online radio station that plays indie music without commercial interruptions. I wanted to come up with an original ...
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First Time Logo critique and advice

Im a programmer and im finishing up my first app! So, i decided to have some fun and try to design my own logo(first time). The app is a app that maps events in the city of Skopje, Macedonia. Give me ...
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Online radio logo feedback request

I'm working on a new logo concept for my online radio station and would like to receive feedback about the following: Is the kerning/spacing appropriate? Do you find the symbol appealing, unique and ...
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Unable to add gradient mesh as a clipping mask to text

I have expanded my text and trying to add a gradient mesh I created on top of the text to the text beneath but every time this dialog box appears: This is what my layer panel looks like: This is ...
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How can I balance the weight of two individual shapes in a logo?

I'm creating my own avatar with letters V and K. Now, I like the idea that I have used but I'm finding it difficult to "balance" the logo. Please see image. Left part is for V and right part is for K. ...
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How to make metalic borders like these logos in Photoshop?

I want to create a metallic border in the Photoshop, but i don't know how to do this, here are some examples: I want to the background and border that is below the text.
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How do I design a website logo so it's not pixelated? [duplicate]

I designed my website logo for WordPress but it's too small, pixelated, and unappealing. I'm designing my logo in sketch. What artbord size should I design on? What size do I export? What size is ...
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What is the difference between a logo with a certain “image” and logo with just the name of the company?

What is the difference between a company's logo that has a small picture beside the company's name like that of stackexchange beside which there is a small logo of something like a message icon and a ...
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Remake Icon for commercial use

I dont know wether this is the right place to ask this kind of question, but I'll give it a try. I discovered an Icon on the web which I want to use for a companies new logo (together with some text ...
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Compound Path vs White Object overlapping a solid – Why do they display differently?

While working on a logo for a client I came across an odd behaviour that I can't find a reason for. The logo I was working on is a 1 colour logo, so to make it easier to swap the colours from their ...
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AI/EPS file opens different on another computer?

I designed a logo in AI and when I open it on my computer, everything is in order. The proportion, the text, no errors what so ever. However when I open the file on another computer it looks like ...
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How would you create this geometric logo?

Is it as simple as creating a circle and doing step and repeat at an angle?
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Where can I get a logo developed?

I've drawn a sketch on paper for my logo, but I have no idea how to translate that into a computer file. I'm sure the design can be improved, but it seems that the work I need done is not so much "...
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Logo design: is this too simple or boring?

I'm currently designing a logo for a film production company, but I am struggling a bit and would be grateful some feedback. This is my progress so far: I've received some feedback from people on ...
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Critique: Logo For Digital Agency

I am trying to create a logo for a digital marketing agency named as THE MISFITS. I have tried to create puzzle pieces that don't fit together. what do you guys think? Looking forward to feedback and ...
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Logo design - Finding a good mix between the metaphor and legibility

I'm currently designing a logo for a friend's new business. I'm much more of a UI/UX designer than a logo designer (also a very bad drawer!), so I'm struggling. The company name is 'Corellia', it's a ...
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Why does my logo look terrible and blurry on instagram and fb?

I am not a graphic designer at all. The first logo I made was in Photoshop for my Etsy store. Now I want to move off Etsy but can't make my own website until I have good quality graphics. So I made ...
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I feel like I am undercharging myself and there is nothing I can change about it

I am a 16 year old graphic designer who mostly does logos for clients. Since I was a little kid, I somewhat understood colors, fonts and shapes. My friends told me that I could be a nice graphic ...
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Why are title images so often distorted? [closed]

Example. I've read somewhere it's because people upload them in too high resolution and the browsers' scaling programs aren't perfect. However, today I bumped into a distorted logo of equal size on ...
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What restrictions can I put in my contract when designing a logo for a non-profit? [duplicate]

I'm designing a logo for an event put on by a non-profit, and I am giving them a really good deal on it as they cannot afford what it is worth. It is a cause I believe in so I would like to help them ...
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How to make the bend of the letter 'Z' like in the Amazon logo?

If we observe the Amazon logo, the bend of the letter "Z" is perfectly aligned with the bend of the arrowhead. Is there any trick used in Adobe Illustrator to do it or will I have to manually ...
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How can I make this logo look more obviously like an icing bag and a crown?

For my brand identity class, I had to do a logo for a local bakery. The first one is what I started with. The bottom is where I am now The problem I'm having: I need to show lines or shapes ...
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How does one get rid of spaces between a collection of text after creating a union in inkscape?

I'm designing a logo for somebody, part of the logo is a collection of text like this: Here's the text I'm using for the logo: The problem I have here is that every time I create a union out of ...
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How to make a logo transparent in Illustrator with multiple layers?

I'm trying to make a logo that has a transparent fill and a white outline in Illustrator CS3. The .AI file contains three layers: the black text is on the first, the white shadow is on the second, ...
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Making a logo for a public school [closed]

I'm considering making a logo for the school I work for, in Sweden. I'm good at drawing but I want to know what I should do to render my drawing as a digital graphic design so that one can have it ...
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What role do yearly published logo “trends” play into the process of creating a logo?

Multiple blogs publish logos trends (1, 2, 3...) on a yearly basis, highlighting the various styles that have left their trace in logos branded this year. Considering that logos usually aim at being ...
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How to show that an image is also a link?

I'm creating a PDF and it should contain a hyperlink to google maps. The link must be represented by the Google Maps logo. What is the right way to indicate to the reader that the logo is a clickable ...
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Maintaining curves within logo

I have the following logo... I need to adjust the "3" so that the curves used for the 3 are proportional and the same degree of arc as the other curves. Currently, the arcs within the 3 appear ...
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How can I suggest ease of use in a logo? [closed]

How would you go about making a logo that indicates the action/feeling of ease? How could you make it convey that feeling for a products or app that company makes which is easy to use? I've been ...
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Doing website for a client but logo is not good quality

I'm doing a website for a client and they provided me the logos but, the logos all have a white background which I've tried to remove but I cannot. I use Canva to adjust the logos. The logos are ...
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Arguments against providing multiple logo alignments?

I designed a logo for a university institute, which shall consist of the institute’s name on one side and the logo proper on the other. Both possible horizontal orders have their advantages and ...
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Why are ambigrams practically non-existent as company image?

The ambigrams have great visual appearance, some are very interesting, others not so much and of course not all would be good as corporate image. There are with the same reading when rotating 180º ...
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Anyone know what font the “Ethic Investments” logo is using? [closed]

https://ethic.investments/ Anyone know what font this is? The lowercase is striking, but I can't quite remember where I've seen this...
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Width of glyphs for logo design

I am redesigning a logo for a client. For that I am designing the typography myself (no premade fonts). As I have never done that before I wonder if there are guidelines on determining the width of ...
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Shaping line segment end points [duplicate]

I created a logo for a company I'm a part of, but I've ran into an issue after trying to put it over different backgrounds. Basically, because I didn't know how to shape the black line segments in the ...
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My logo design is very similar to a stock logo [duplicate]

I've designed a logo for a client. The trouble is, it's the same idea as a logo I saw on a stock image site. The colours are different, it's angled and styled differently, but if a non-designer saw ...
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export settings for sharp logo in Illustrator

I've been searching for a while on the internet for the answer to my question but there's just so much (often different) information that things aren't getting much clearer for me. That's why I'd like ...
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What is the font used in the Park Avenue logo?

What is the font used or what is a similar font to the one used in the Park Avenue logo?
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In a logo, is it okay to break the company name in two lines as needed?

I have been asked to create visual identity for a new company. Their name is really long (think 12+ letters). They use several words together as one word. But there's also not an even number of ...
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What is your critique for this logo?

So I have a personal logo that I have recently design, a monogram based on the initials J and S using the Caslon typeface. I am a graphic designer and web developer, and I am going for a professional,...
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Changing the color of Certification Logos to match the theme colors of my website

I have a graphic designer building me a website and I want 3 certification logos included in my credentials. She wants to change the color of logos to a light green (to match color scheme of my logo),...
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logo for a web developer - Logo critique

Does this logo convey a strong identity for a web developer/ designer? I'm a web dev currently and am looking into branching out, as a start to this I'm working on a new portfolio site and branding ...